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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Steven Stamkos knows what it's like to come close to getting to the Stanley Cup finals and wind up not playing on the NHL's biggest stage.
It happened to the Tampa Bay Lightning four years ago, and the three-time All-Star is determined to not let another opportunity slip away.
After a slow start to the playoffs, the high-scoring...
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Tampa defenseman Matt Carle left Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals after a collision with the Rangers' Derek Stepan, and it looks like Carle is set to miss more time. According to multiple reports on Twitter, Lightning coach Jon Cooper ruled Carle out for Game 4 with an undisclosed injury. Sportsnet's Chris Johnston said on Twitter that the Lightning might replace Carle with...
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) celebrates his game-tying goal during the third period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara)
The New York Rangers have played in 15 playoff contests so far. Of those 15 mentioned games 9 of them...
New York Rangers center Dominic Moore, top right, celebrates with teammate Derick Brassard (16) after scoring the game-winning goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the third period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, May 16, 2015, in New York. The Rangers won 2-1. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Every single game the...
The New York Rangers face off against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals, tonight at MSG starting at 8 PM. For a preview, click here.
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The New York Rangers defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning by a score of 2-1. For a box score, click here.
Heroes are born on this roster every series. Hagelin and Brassard against the Pens. Kreider and Stepan against the Capitals, now Moore kicks things off in today’s win. What a team.
The Rangers were quite unlucky they weren’t up 2 or 3 goals in that first period. They started...
The New York Rangers came roaring back last round, erasing a 3-1 deficit to beat the Capitals on Derek Stepan’s overtime winner. Now they have the Tampa Bay Lightning, a matchup not many New Yorkers wanted to see. Tampa is quick, talented, and deep. They have great goaltending, and their overall team defense is solid (but
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NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 01: Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers makes the third period stop on Brian Boyle #11 of the Tampa Bay Lightning at Madison Square Garden on December 1, 2014 in New York City. The Lightning defeated the Rangers 6-3.(Getty Images)
The New York Rangers beat the Washington Capitals last night in overtime to advance to the conference championship...
Here’s the video of the winner. Enjoy for one more day.
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Rangers 2, Capitals 1 (OT) Rangers’ Goal Scorers: Kevin Hayes, Derek Stepan Capitals’ Goal Scorers: Alexander Ovechkin With less than two minutes left in Game 5, the New York Rangers season appeared to be winding down. At that point they trailed the best of seven series 3-1, and now just five days later they find […]
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NEW YORK, NY – MAY 13: Jesper Fast #19 and Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers celebrate after the game winning goal of Derek Stepan #21 in overtime against the Washington Capitals to win Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Semifinals by a score of 2-1 during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett...
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It took some overtime magic but the Conference Finals of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs are finally set. Derek Stepan scored at the 11:24 mark of overtime to propel the New York Rangers past the Washington Capitals in game 7 on Wednesday night.
It was the final series of the second round to conclude setting up the matchups for this year...
Derek Stepan scored at the 11:24 mark of overtime to advance the New York Rangers to the Eastern Conference finals and end the Washington Capitals season. The Capitals now go home, having blown a 3-1 series lead.
In the first period, after killing off a penalty, Alex Ovechkin charged toward the net, took a backhanded pass from Marcus Johansson and powered the puck past goaltender...
New York Rangers forward Derek Stepan wins Game 7 in overtime NYR over the Washington Capitals. And the subsequent Caps / Rangers handshakes.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
For the second year in a row in the Division Finals, the New York Rangers erased a 3-1 series deficit to advance to the Conference Finals. Once again, this game ended with a 2-1 score. Once again, the goaltenders stood on their heads. Once again, the Rangers won an elimination game at home. Braden Holtby
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The New York Rangers move on to the Eastern Conference Final behind a 2-1 OT victory over the Washington Capitals in Game 7. For a box score, click here.
Incredible. Unbelievable. I’m still not sure if what transpired at MSG tonight actually happened.
The Penguins in round 1 threw the kitchen sink at the Rangers to no avail. The Capitals threw the bathtub, the furnace and just...
The New York Rangers have advanced to the Eastern Conference Final after Derek Stepan scored 11:24 into overtime to give the Rangers a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals in Game 7 at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday.
The Rangers, who trailed the best-of-7 series 3-1, will face the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Eastern Conference Final. Game 1 is at Madison Square Garden...
Make the resilient Rangers play a Game 7 and they don't even flinch.
Dump them into a 3-1 hole in a playoff series and they simply work harder.
Derek Stepan scored 11:24 in overtime, lifting New York past the Washington Capitals 2-1 and into the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night.
Stepan's wrist shot from the left wing after he won a faceoff -- a rarity for the...
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NEW YORK (AP) Derek Stepan scored 11:24 in overtime, lifting the New York Rangers past the Washington Capitals 2-1 and into the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night.
Stepan's wrist shot from the left wing after he won a faceoff - a rarity for the Rangers - capped a comeback from a 3-1 deficit in the series. The Rangers are the only team to manage that in successive years, doing...
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The New York Rangers are going back to the Eastern Conference Finals for a second year in a row. Former Wisconsin Badgers forward Derek Stepan scored the series-clinching goal at the 11:24 mark fo the overtime period. Former #Badgers McDonagh and Stepan have OT goals to help Rangers advance past Washington in Stanley Cup playoffs. — Andy Baggot (@AndyBaggotWSJ) May 14, 2015
The New York Rangers are headed to the Eastern Conference final for the second straight season after defeating the Washington Capitals in Game 7 on Wednesday night.
Rangers forward Derek Stepan scored on a rebound in overtime to give his team a 2-1 win and send the Madison Square Garden crowd into a frenzy.
New York overcame a 3-1 series deficit in the conference semifinals for...
The Washington Capitals dreadful Game 7 history came back to bite them Wednesday against the New York Rangers. In overtime, their season came to a crushing end with a Derek Stepan goal with 8:36 remaining.
Stepan won the faceoff against Eric Fehr. The Rangers controlled the puck and defenseman Dan Girardi slapped a hard shot on net that Capitals goalie Braden Holtby stopped, but...
The New York Rangers defeated the Washington Capitals by a score of 4-3 to force a Game 7. For a box score, click here.
One thing is for sure was that from the opening drop of the puck you could tell that this wasn’t going to be just another 2-1 affair. Both teams came out flying tonight. Luckily for the Rangers, they were the ones who struck first.
The New York Rangers will open the second round at Madison Square Garden against either the New York Islanders or Washington Capitals.
Because they won the Presidents’ Trophy with 113 points, the Rangers are guaranteed to start every playoff series at home.
The Rangers beat the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 5 2-1 in overtime at home on Friday.
The Rangers could learn...
On a night where Cam Talbot took home the Steven McDonald Extra Effort Award, Derek Stepan stole the show. Stepan scored the game tying goal with less than one minute remaining to force overtime, then scored the game winner in overtime to move the Rangers within one point of clinching the President’s Trophy. The game
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